• September 25, 2018
D3 through the years

Rocket at 25: two decades of coffee with D3

D3, one of Rocket’s MultiValue DBMS solutions, began its life at Pick Systems. This was the company founded by Dick Pick, co-creator of the Pick OS developed in the 1960s. In 2000, the company merged with Omnis Technology Corp, and 2001 the name was changed to Raining Data. In 2008 the name changed yet again […]

Mainframe data

Live from IBM Edge2015: infrastructure matters when it matters

I attended my first IBM Edge conference this week, along with 6000 other attendees who are interested in infrastructure.  Infrastructure includes stuff like monitoring, backups, recovery analysis, data integration, etc.  It’s not a very sexy topic, but like hygiene, it’s important when it’s lacking.  However, this week at Edge2015 , there were some pretty sexy […]